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Find Great Deals on Domestic and International Award Flights With New Citi ThankYou Airline Transfer Partner!

Via The Points Guy, you can now transfer Citi ThankYou points to Turkish Airlines. Turkish Airlines is part of the Star Alliance, which means you can use miles to book award flights … Read entire article »

Filed under: Credit Cards, Million Mile Secrets, United Airlines

When Does It Make Sense to Use Your Points for Flights?

Million Mile Secrets reader, Bansi, emailed: For 3 round-trip tickets from Philadelphia to Fort Lauderdale, is it better to pay $1,279 or redeem ~85,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards points linked to my … Read entire article »

Filed under: American Airlines, British Airways, Chase, Credit Cards, Hyatt, Million Mile Secrets, United Airlines

Reader Holly’s Incredible Italy Trip for 8 With 7 Free Flights!

Welcome to the next installment of our Reader Success Series where Million Mile Secrets Readers share how they booked a trip with miles & points to get Big Travel with Small Money! Holly is our newest reader success story to … Read entire article »

Filed under: American Express, Chase, Credit Cards, Million Mile Secrets, United Airlines

The Events You Can Get Into Thanks to Airline, Credit Card and Hotel Programs

Did you know that many airlines, hotels and credit card issuers offer experiences that can be purchased with cash or with points/miles? These experiences range from concerts to sporting events … Read entire article »

Filed under: American Airlines, Delta, Hilton, Marriott, The Points Guy, United Airlines

How To Reduce The Buyout Cost Of United Basic Economy

The airlines promoted basic economy as a way for them to compete with the low cost carriers. But in reality, it’s just a thinly veiled fare increase since we’re being … Read entire article »

Filed under: One Mile at a Time, United Airlines

How To Transfer Ultimate Rewards Points To United

In general, we recommend earning transferable points when possible. They provide a lot of flexibility since you can hold them in your account until you are ready to redeem them. … Read entire article »

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Deal Alert: US Cities to Southeast Asia From $486 Round-Trip

Want to see the latest flight deals as soon as they’re published? Follow The Points Guy on Facebook and Twitter, and subscribe to text message alerts from our deals feed, … Read entire article »

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Why (and How) I Flew 1,000,000 Miles With United

A few years ago, I noticed an ever-growing number in my United MileagePlus account: Lifetime flight miles. I had never paid it much attention before (would I ever really fly … Read entire article »

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